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Rohnke Crests: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Rohnke Crests in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Rohnke Crests

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17738

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
168° 41' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 168.6833333

Elevation (see definition): 1400

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2000

Description (see definition): Two rock ridges (c. 1400 m) that are parallel and rise above the general ice mantle on the SE slopes of Mount Terror, Ross Island. This feature is E of the head of Eastwind Glacier and 4 mi NE of Conical Hill. Names in association with Eastwind Glacier after Captain (later Rear Admiral) Oscar C. Rohnke, USCG, who commanded U.S. Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Eastwind in Ross Sea during U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz) I, 1955-56.

Date Created (see definition): 05/19/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Rohnke Crests in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Rohnke Crests should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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